First Drop

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Macmillan, Aug 28, 2007 - Fiction - 352 pages
41 Reviews
As hair-raising as a roller-coaster ride, First Drop skyrockets ZoŽ Sharp to the top of that exclusive list of suspense writers who are going places fast.

“Sharp’s aim is dead-on—STUNNING.”—Publishers Weekly (Starred Review)
After a tour of duty in the British Army, twenty-six year old Charlie Fox has excellent marksmanship and a sixth sense for danger. She also has an ex-lover, Sean, who runs a protection agency and makes her a business offer she can’t refuse: To go to the United States and look after the teenage son of a high-profile computer whiz.

“Today’s best action heroine.”—Lee Child
The assignment should have been a cakewalk. But that was before Charlie and her charge, Trey, visit a Florida amusement park and encounter armed kidnappers who are dead-set on getting their way—and taking Trey with them.

“Intense . . . a nail-biting chase.”—Cleveland Plain Dealer
The last thing anyone expected was a determined attempt on Trey’s life. But soon Charlie discovers that not only has Trey’s father gone missing, Sean and his entire bodyguard team have fallen off the map as well. Now it’s up to Charlie—alone in an unknown territory, with no one she can trust—to protect Trey, and herself, against all imaginable odds….before the enemy strikes again.

“THE MUST-READ HEROINE OF MYSTERY.”—KEN BRUEN
  

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Review: First Drop (Charlie Fox #4)

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

There were a lot of things in this book that seemed quite implausible (why there's only 3 stars) but in the end I really didn't care that much. I just really enjoyed the story and the characters and ... Read full review

Review: First Drop (Charlie Fox #4)

User Review  - Merelda - Goodreads

I enjoyed this book, but I find it the weakest out of the first four of the Charlie Fox series. A lot of things didn't really make logical sense, and there are quite a few loose ends that weren't tied ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
27
Section 3
42
Section 4
55
Section 5
66
Section 6
78
Section 7
88
Section 8
102
Section 15
196
Section 16
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Section 17
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Section 18
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Section 19
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Section 20
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Section 21
273
Section 22
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Section 9
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Section 10
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Section 11
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Section 12
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Section 13
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Section 14
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Section 23
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Section 24
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Section 25
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Section 26
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About the author (2007)

ZoŽ Sharp spent most of her childhood living aboard a catamaran on the northwest coast of England. She opted out of mainstream education at the age of twelve and wrote her first novel when she was fifteen. She went through a variety of jobs in her teenage years before becoming a freelance photojournalist in 1988. ZoŽ lives with her husband in Cumbria, England.

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